Perhaps it is about time Catholics took these apparitions seriously...
Taken from: http://www.rexresearch.com/mary/maryapps.htm:
Our Lady of La Salette
Appeared on 19th of September 1846 to two France children, Maxime Giraud (11 year), Melanie Calvat (14 year).
“Rome will lose the Faith and become the seat of the Antichrist. The demons allied to Antichrist will operate on Earth and in the sky and Humanity will become worse.”
St. John Bosco
“And to you, Rome, what will happen! Ungrateful Rome, effeminate Rome, proud Rome! You have reached such a height that you search no further. You admire nothing else in your Sovereign except luxury, forgetting that you and your glory stands upon Golgotha. …….
Our Lady of Fatima
On 13th of May 1917 appeared to three Portuguese children Dos Santos (10 year), Francisco (9 year) and Jacinta Marti (7 year)
"For the Church, too, the time of its greatest trial will come. Cardinals will oppose cardinals and bishops against bishops. Satan will march in their midst and there will be great changes at Rome. What is rotten will fall, never to rise again. The Church will be darkened and the world will shake with. ……………”
Our Lady of the Roses, May 13, 1978
"How I warned and warned that satan would enter into the highest realms of the hierarchy in Rome. The Third Secret, My child, is that satan would enter into My Son's Church." http://www.tldm.org/directives/d63.htm
Pope Pius X
In 1909, while granting an audience, pope Pius X leaned back and closed his eyes. Suddenly he "awoke" and cried out: "What I see is terrifying. Will it be myself? Will it be my successor? What is certain is that the pope will quit Rome, and in leaving the Vatican, he will have to walk over the dead bodies of his priests…..http://www.bibleprobe.com/last10popes.htm